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You can fly fish yourself to better mental health

Fly fishing is a great (and free!) way to soak up some additional vitamin D. Just 20 minutes fly fishing can rev you up as much as a cup of coffee [...]

March 13, 2017 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Public Lands Series: Too busy to bother? Then watch them take it from you

Public lands transfer to the states cleverly masks intentions of American Lands Council (ALC) and the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) - American Greed [...]

September 21, 2016 FEATURE STORY, Public Lands Series, Slide

Breaking News: Wanda Hair Taylor to be inducted into Hall of Fame

Wanda's teaching steps are delivered without a wasted word. Her recall of what it was like when she was learning to fly cast, and actually fly fish, creates a fast learning curve [...]

June 27, 2016 Breaking News, FEATURE STORY, Slide

The History Makers: Meet Whitney Lange Milhoan

The American Museum of Fly Fishing begins a series called The History Makers, a tribute to fly anglers who have made history and who are making history [...]

July 29, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Slide

Feature Stories: Thom Glace, dedicated artist, angler and benefactor

Thom Glace is a renowned watercolorists, specializing in nature studies in t trouts, other fresh water species saltwater species, as well as dragonfly studies and landscapes [...]

June 22, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Profile, Slide

Fly Girl Q&A: Wanda Hair Taylor

Wanda Hair Taylor is first woman ever to become a Master Certified Casting Instructor by the International Federation of Fly Fishers. Her talents as a teacher are already legendary [...]

June 11, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Fly Girl Q&A, Slide

The Series: Important Women in the History of Fly Fishing; Rhea Topping

Rhea Topping became the second woman to earn the Federation of Fly Fishers master instructor certification (1997) and was named Woman of the Year in 1999. [...]

January 22, 2015 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide

The Series: Important Women and Their Events in the History of Fly Fishing

In 1996, Gwenn Perkins and Dr. Benita Walton suggested that breast cancer survivors could benefit from the spiritual act of fly fishing. [...]

August 8, 2014 FEATURE STORY, Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing, Slide, The Series: Important Women In The History Of Fly Fishing

News: Abel creates “Casting for Recovery” reel

Abel and national breast cancer therapy and rehabilitation organization Casting for Recovery have teamed to fight the dreaded disease. Abel will produce a Casting for Recovery custom finish on Super Series 5N large arbor models with $100 per reel donated [...]

May 1, 2013 News, RECENT, Spot